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Enrollment on the rise in Willmar, Minn., School District


WILLMAR -- Enrollment in Willmar Public Schools has continued to climb this fall, and that could bring more money to the school district.

The district started the school year with 135 students more than it had in June.

As of Nov. 2, the district had added another 49 students, for a total of 4,184 students. It the highest enrollment at this point in the school year for at least five years, according to monthly finance reports posted on the district's website.

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Linda Vanderwerf

I cover education issues for the West Central Tribune and have worked for the paper since 1995. I have worked in journalism since 1981.

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